Intro to Physiology  Crossword

What is the study of the body parts functions called ?
Why are the hearts chambers empty?
Humans are what percent water?
Carbohydrates break down to what ?
What maintains the bodies internal environment?
What is known as the application of force?
Heat is a form of what?
Who was the first person to draw a fetus still in the uterus?
Animal studies and surgeries are both...
Small cameras and small incisions are known as...
MRIs and X-Rays are known as...
What is one thing anatomy focuses on ?
What is one characteristic of life that has to do with an increase in body size?
What do people get nutrients from?

Intro to Psychology Crossword

Intro to Psychology Crossword

Who is often called the "father" of psychology?
Psychology is the scientific study of _______ and mental processes.
This is a complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species.
What part of the brain includes the auditory (hearing) areas?
The autonomic nervous system is split into two divisions, one that calms and one that arouses. Which one is the calming side?
Paranoid, catatonic, disorganized, and undifferentiated are all classifications of what psychological disorder?
What level sits at the top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs?
What area of the brain controls many of your emotional responses, including fear and anger?
Formerly known as multiple personality disrder, _______ identity disorder is characterized by a person exhibiting 2 or more distinct personalities.
In the study of behavior genetics, the real question of "what makes you who you are?" deals with nature v. _______.
This research method is the only one that allows the experimenter to draw conclusions about cause and effect.
The period between childhood and adulthood.
What gland is often referred to as the master gland?
A fetus is the developing human organism from _______ weeks after conception to birth.
In order to be judged a psychological disorder, it has to meet these 4 criteria: maladaptive, _______, disturbing, and atypical.
This is the culturally preferred timing of social events such as marriage, parenthood, and retirement.
What psychologist's studes in the area of morality led his to develop a 3 stage theory of moral development?
_______ nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive eating followed by purging, laxative use, fasting, or excessive exercise.
_______ is the fear of swallowing.
What is the 1st stage in Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development?

Labor and Delivery Crossword

Labor and Delivery Crossword

Secreation of milk from the breast
The act of giving birth; childbirth
Shortening of the uterine muscles occurring at intervals before and during childbirth
The opening of cervix as it is pulled upward and fetus is pushed downward
Cervical thinning
The location of the presenting part of the fetus in the birth canal
The fluid-filled sac that contains and protects a fetus in the womb; membranes
The top portion of the uterus
The lower part of the uterus that dilates as labor progresses
A situation at childbirth where the fetus is in a longitudinal lie and the head enters the pelvis first
The fetus is in a longitudinal lie with the buttocks or feet closest to the cervix
A synthetic form of oxytocin, used to induce labor
A decrease in the fetal heart rate below the fetal baseline
A surgical cut made at the opening of the vagina during childbirth
The procedure by which the amniotic sac is deliberately ruptured
The fluid surrounding a fetus
The normal discharge from the uterus after childbirth
The sensation that a pregnant woman feels when the baby drops
Used to determine the position of a fetus inside the woman's uterus

Anatomy Crossword

Anatomy Crossword

House of the brain and spinal cavity
Front aspect of the human body
Upper region of abdomen
Region on each side of abdomen
Areas which abdomen is divided
Pertaining to the abdominal segment of torso
Area surrounding umbilicus
Plane that divides body into ventral & dorsal sections
Bisects body into left & right
Imaginary planes which divides body into superior and inferior
Description of any part of the body
Branch of science concerned with bodily functions of humans
Branch of biology which deals with normal functions of organisms
Tendancy toward stable equillibrium
Enhancement of effect of its own influence
Return of part of an output
Process of growing old
What organisms are made of
Smallest unit of life
Part of an organisms that has vital functions
Group of organs working togetjer
Signle selled life form

Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology Crossword

Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology Crossword

How many levels of organization are there in the human body?
Concerns structures that cannot be seen without magnification
The study of the function of anatomical structures
The study of the functions of the human body
The cornerstone of human physiology is___________,the study of the functions of living cells
The study of the physiology of specific organs
The study of the effects of diseases on organ or system functions
Analyzes the internal structure of indivdual cells
Considers features visible with the unaided eye
Refers to the study of general form and superficalmarkings
Considers the sutructure of major organs systems, which are groups of organs that function together in coordinated manner
Means "a cutting open" the study of in ternal and external structures ans the relationships between body parts
The study of how living organisms perform their vital functions
Refers to the existance of a stable internal enivorment
What system delivers air to sites where gas exchange can occur between the air and circulating blood?

Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Vocab Pt. 3 Crossword

Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Vocab Pt. 3 Crossword

Study of the shape and structure of an organism's body and the relationship of one body part to another.
The study of all forms of life.
The basic unit of structure and function of all living things.
The study of structure, function, and development of cells.
Any abnormal change in a structure or function that produces symptoms.
The study of the formation of an organism from the fertilized egg to birth.
On or near the surface of the body, also known as superficial.
Directional term used to describe damage to an organ within the body, also known as deep.
The ability of the body to regulate its internal environment within narrow limits.
The functional activities of cells that result in growth, repair, energy release, use food, and secretions.
Decimal system based on the power of 10.
A group of organs that work together to perform a function.
Groups of tissues organized according to structure and function.
The study of the function of each body part and how the functions of different body parts coordinate to form a complete living organism.
A term used in reference to the abdominal area by dividing it into four areas.
A cut made through the body in the direction of a certain plane.
Special cells grouped according to function, shape, size, and structure.
Region located around the navel.
The navel.

Medical Terminology Crossword

Medical Terminology  Crossword

The part of the body of a vertebrate containing the digestive organs;the belly.
A tube-shaped sac attached to and opening into the lower end of the large intestine in humans and some other mammals
(also called arthroscopic surgery) is a minimally invasive surgical procedure on a joint in which an examination and sometimes treatment of damage is performed using an arthroscope, an endoscope that is inserted into the joint through a small incision.
A stone or concretion, especially one in the kidney, gallbladder, or urinary bladder
Heart Disease
A type of inflammatory bowel disease that may affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus. Signs and symptoms often include abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, and weight loss.
A developmental condition affecting some men, boys, or male animals in which one or both testicles fail to descend into the scrotum
A medical practitioner qualified to diagnose and treat skin disorders
The identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms:
Within the stomach
Tube linking the pharynx and stomach
The branch of medicine that deals with disorders of the stomach and intestines
The production of glucose, especially in the liver, from amino acids, fats, and other substances that are not carbohydrates
Any of a class of proteins that have carbohydrate groups attached to the polypeptide chain. Also called glycopeptide
Contagious sexually transmitted disease
The stopping of a flow of blood.
An excess of glucose in the bloodstream, often associated with diabetes mellitus
The enlargement of an organ or tissue caused by an increase in the reproduction rate of its cells, often as an initial stage in the development of cancer.
adjective form of hypogastrium
Surgical removal of the uterus
The third portion of the small intestine, between the jejunum and the cecum
Pelvic floor exercise, also known as Kegel exercise, consists of repeatedly contracting and relaxing the muscles that form part of the pelvic floor, now sometimes colloquially referred to as the "Kegel muscles".
The dark green substance forming the first feces of a newborn infant.
noun form of micturate
The smooth muscle tissue of the uterus.
Any of a number of organized or specialized structures within a living cell.
A female reproductive organ in which ova or eggs are produced, present in humans and other vertebrates as a pair.
the presence of air or gas in the cavity between the lungs and the chest wall, causing collapse of the lung.
More than normal frequency of menses, occuring more fregent than every 21 days and no ovulation in the cycle.

Chapter 6 Anatomy and Physiology; Body Systems Crossword

Chapter 6 Anatomy and Physiology; Body Systems Crossword

The study of the structures of the human body that can be seen with the naked eye and how the body parts are organized is known as...
What are the basic units of all living things?
___________________ permits movement of soluble substances in and out of cells.
The study of the functions and activities performed by the body's structures....
This system regulates body temperature.
This system controls the circulation of blood.
Affects growth and development
Body system that eliminates waste...
This system changes food into nutrients and wastes.
Covers, shapes, supports skeletal tissue
Provides physical body foundation...
Controls/coordinates all systems...
This system enables breathing.
Responsible for producing offspring...
Helps body fight against disease...

The Human Body - An Orientation Crossword

The Human Body - An Orientation Crossword

away from the midline
closer to the point of attachment
same as anterior
region: arm
cavity: contains heart and lungs
area between hips
cavity: contains brain and spinal cord
section: divides body into right and left parts
region: superior to umbilical region
system: exchanges of oxygen & carbon dioxide
study of structure
smallest unit of life
control system: uses nerve impulses
another term for 'sensor'
cells working together for a common function
a nitrogen containing metabolic waste
mechanism for maintaining homeostasis is _____ feedback
away from the surface
system: includes ureters and urethra
fluid that bathes the cells
example of major nutrient nutrients
chemical reactions that occur within body cells
organs: generate most body heat
a survival need
anatomy and physiology are _____ sciences
system: site for hematopoiesis
region: brachial
prefix: between
your integument
muscles and glands

Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Crossword

Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Crossword

Study of the structure of the body
Study of the functions of the body
Smallest unit of an element
Smallest unit of life
It is made of 11 systems that work together
Toward the head
Towards the back
Close to the point of attachment
Towards the surface
A cut that divides the bod or organ into superior and inferior part
A cut that divides the body or organ into right and left parts
Cavity that surrounds each lung
Cavity that contains the liver and the stomach
A fluid that allows the organs to move without friction
Feedback that reverses the stimulus
Fluid found outside of the cells
Extracellular fluid found in the blood vessels
Organ that responds to control center's output
What monitors the environment
A cavity that contains 4 quadrants

Human Reproductive System Crossword

Human Reproductive System Crossword

One of two female sex hormones
It contains enzymes to break down part of the egg membrane to enter the ovum
A hollow ball of many cells
Produces mature eggs and female sex hormones
the process of sloughing off the inner lining of the uterus, once monthly
Produces sperm and male hormones
a mixture of fluid produced by the male sex glands and sperm
the process when one sperm fuses with the ovum
The older term for the uterus
the male sex cell
Each sperm has this structure that whips back and forth to move them forward
One of two female sex hormones
delivers sperm into the vagina of the female during ejaculation
When the zygote arrives in the uterus, it will ________ in the endometrial lining.
the site where important substances and waste materials are transferred between the fetus and the mother
the tube that conducts sperm from the testes to the urethra
male sex hormone
where sperm are stored temporarily, found on the back of the testis
the release of the secondary oocyte from the ovary
After 8 weeks development, the embryo is known as the ________.
Largest of the glands that produce semen, can be felt through the anterior rectal wall
The __________ sac is a fluid-filled bag that protects and supports the fetus during development.
Pregnancy tests detect the hormone human ____________________ gonadotropin.
protects and holds the testes outside the body to maintain a lower temperature for sperm development.
The scientific term for pregnancy is ______________ (hint: starts with a "g")
This part of the uterus must dilate to 10 cm before the child can be delivered.